mon·​ey·​bags | \ˈmə-nē-ˌbagz \

Definition of moneybags 

1 : wealth

2 : a wealthy person

First Known Use of moneybags

1600, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of moneybags was in 1600

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moneybags

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English Language Learners Definition of moneybags

: a very rich person

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